Tips about how to keep your account safe

Keeping your password private

The most obvious thing is not to tell anyone your password.

As you don't know where the information will go after it leaves your lips (keyboard). Even if you only tell one other person, they could tell one other person, and so on, until your password is in the hands of a Cracker. Besides, why would you want to tell someone your password, anyway? You are not allowed to share your username with anyone else, so there is no legitimate reason for anybody else to know your password.

If you think there's even a chance someone else might know your password, change it immediately.

If someone asks for your password please report it, and do not tell them of course.

Choose your password carefully

Simple passwords can be easily guessed by people who know you, even for those who do not. Please consider the following tips in order to make your password less predictable:

Generally your password should be without any meaning, comprising of a mix of numbers and letters (lower and upper case).

Messenger/Skype/Facebook/Email accounts
Do not tell anyone any of your social accounts whom you do not trust 100% (you should not trust anyone 100% whom you only met in a chat room). Telling your accounts will make your account an easy prey to hackers. If you cannot avoid revealing your address, please keep in mind the following:

If the problem is already there

If someone already put their hands on your account, here is how you can get it back: